A P-47D Thunderbolt (IV-F, serial number 42-8695) nicknamed "Oily Boid" of the 359th Fighter Group. First handwritten caption on reverse: 'Oily Boid 42-8695 IV:F. Pilot Robert Booth' Second handwritten caption on reverse: ' Unit-? Source- Dick Kill from Hardie. Keep I have a neg, maybe 4-F is a joke??'
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- Aircraft Type: P-47 Thunderbolt
- Nicknames: Oily Boid
- Unit: 359th Fighter Group 369th Fighter Squadron
Date: 5 Nov 2022 07:39:47
"Mustang" was assigned to the P-51.
Date: 8 Sep 2014 15:22:44
IWM, Roger Freeman Collection